We like to refer to Trail’s End as a community hub for outdoor enthusiasts, mountain bikers, trail runners and families looking to enjoy some quality time in nature. We offer Wi-Fi, secure parking and safe, indoor bike storage.


Our conference centre can seat 50 guests comfortably in a classroom style setup and 80 guests if used as a cinema. We can host talks, seminars, training clinics, corporate functions and team building events. With large sliding doors it is able to extend into the heart of the Trail’s End lounge area, allowing for bigger functions if need be.


We have a passion to provide healthy, performance enhancing foods for all We have a passion to provide healthy, great-tasting and wholesome meals for all guests staying at Trail’s End to enjoy. Where possible, all of our ingredients are locally and sustainably sourced. Group and individual needs can be catered for. We offer breakfast and dinner by request only.

Reboot with one of our power smoothies or a freshly roasted African coffee served at the coffee bar!


Enjoy some well-deserved me-time during your stay with us! We have a cozy book lounge stocked by local bookshop Liberty Books – perfect for snuggling up to the fireplace on those chilly winter days. For those scorchers we have a shady deck area and fire pit outside by the pool, which is the best place to kick back, chill-ax and enjoy local wines or craft beer!

Fitness Zone

Not only is Trail’s End based at the trailhead of the Grabouw Forest Trails, we also have great indoor training facilities.

Pilates/Yoga Studio – This studio with it’s wooden floors and mirrored wall is the perfect place to find your balance in a Pilates class or embrace your inner zen with some yoga.

FitBox Studio – This studio equipped with rubber matting and all the gym equipment you could need, neatly stored behind a partition wall is perfectly setup for a quality sweat session with Natalie or FitBox instructor.

Wellness Centre

Feel all types of Zen in our beautiful Yoga and Pilates studio. Classes are held by professional instructors throughout the week and can be booked in advance. As if that wasn’t impressive enough, we have a beauty therapist on-site should you be in need of a sports massage or a much-deserved pamper after those long adventures out on the trails!

All bookings must be made in advance. Contact details for each service can be found on our Wellness Centre page.

Bicycle Museum

Not only is Trail’s End the first Bike Hotel in Africa, but also plays host to the first Bicycle Museum in Africa. The Museum, curated by Professor Mike Bruton, consists of two galleries, ‘The History of the Bicycle’, and ‘Celebrating Bicycles in Africa’.


Our 20 meter two-lane pool accommodates all serious (or not so serious) swimmers and professional swimmers. Be sure to enjoy open water swimming at the local Country Club dam, which is within walking distance of course!


Come try our Declan O’Malley Flow Trail! It includes drop offs, switchbacks and bridges for you to practice on. Get even more pumped on our professionally designed mini pump track too! Not only is it fantastic fun but it’s also a wonderful, safe environment to harness the skills needed for mountain biking before exploring the local trails.

We offer a variety of training clinics throughout the year, hosted by top-class mountain bikers to ensure you’re practicing and continuing to make progress. Keep an eye on our events calendar for the next one!


The kiddies can make the most of our pool and mini pump track, as well as our fun climbing wall! Don’t worry the little ones won’t be missing out – we have small bikes with training wheels that can be used within our courtyard too. If that doesn’t cut it we have a slackline, table tennis and a fab kiddies’ corner with puzzles and games to keep them busy. If you chat with us beforehand we can also arrange special requests such as pony rides and child care.

If you are looking for fun outside of our walls, visit our Activities page for all that’s on offer.